CVE-2017-16842

Current Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in admin/google_search_console/class-gsc-table.php in the Yoast SEO plugin before 5.8.0 for WordPress allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML.

Basic Data

PublishedNovember 16, 2017
Last ModifiedDecember 03, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-79
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationSINGLE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score3.5
SeverityLOW
Exploitability Score6.8
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

CVSS 3 - Version3.0
CVSS 3 - Vector StringCVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
CVSS 3 - Attack VectorNETWORK
CVSS 3 - Attack ComplexityLOW
CVSS 3 - Privileges RequiredHIGH
CVSS 3 - User InteractionREQUIRED
CVSS 3 - ScopeCHANGED
CVSS 3 - Confidentiality ImpactLOW
CVSS 3 - Integrity ImpactLOW
CVSS 3 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 3 - Base Score4.8
CVSS 3 - Base SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score1.7
Base SeverityMEDIUM

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationYoastWordpress Seo*****wordpress**5.8.0

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Yoast Wordpress Seo *

References

NameSourceURLTags
https://packetstormsecurity.com/files/145080/WordPress-Yoast-SEO-Cross-Site-Scripting.htmlhttps://packetstormsecurity.com/files/145080/WordPress-Yoast-SEO-Cross-Site-Scripting.htmlMISCExploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/1766831/wordpress-seo/trunk/admin/google_search_console/class-gsc-table.phphttps://plugins.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/1766831/wordpress-seo/trunk/admin/google_search_consoleMISCThird Party Advisory
https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-seo/#developershttps://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-seo/#developersMISCRelease Notes Third Party Advisory